Tag: Care

Salford City Council leaves autistic woman without adequate support

Salford City Council leaves autistic woman without adequate support

An autistic woman was left without adequate support for months after Salford City Council failed to carry out its statutory duties. The Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman issued a report last week following a complaint by Mrs W, who has not been named, a Salford resident with autism.

Youth charity creating opportunities for young care experienced people in Salford

Youth charity creating opportunities for young care experienced people in Salford

Greater Manchester Youth Network (GMYN) is a charity that creates opportunities for disadvantaged young people across Greater Manchester so they […]

Lifeways workers after reversing the decision to end top-up payments for sleep-in shifts.

Unison wins major victory for Salford care workers

Domiciliary care provider Lifeways has scrapped plans to end top-up payments for sleep-in shifts.  Union Unison put Lifeways under pressure as […]

Salford Royal Hospital launches one of Europe’s largest cancer surgical centres

Salford Royal Hospital launches one of Europe’s largest cancer surgical centres

The specialist surgical centre will care for patients with stomach and gullet cancer, becoming one of the biggest centres of […]

Fewer elderly people entering nursing homes in Manchester

FEWER elderly people are entering residential and nursing homes for long-term care, a report by Manchester City Council has found. The […]